‘Roger Federer is the greatest I've seen tennis in over 40 years.’ John McEnroe
René Stauffer has been closely covering Roger Federer’s career for nearly 25 years years. In this comprehensive biography, Stauffer talks at length to the man himself, his family, friends, coaches and rivals to paint an unrivalled picture of the greatest male tennis player of all time. From his early life in Basel, Switzerland, where he first picked up a tennis racquet, to the heights of his 20th Grand Slam victory and all points in between, Stauffer reveals the secrets to Federer’s success, the hardships and doubts that he has faced and examines the legacy that Federer has created in the modern game. Insightful, touching and revealing, this is the most definitive biography on Roger Federer ever written.